Can athletes in the public eye stay apolitical?
q's sports culture panel thinks beyond the play-by-play to weigh in on the societal impact of sports stories. Not a fan? Not a problem. Our panel watches much more than the scoreboard.
Candy checks in with sports journalists Dave Zirin, Morgan Campbell, and Sonali Karnick. Today:
- More and more athletes are joining in 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's protest. But now what? Given their visibility, do athletes have a responsibility to do more? q sports panel compares the responses from Cam Newton and Richard Sherman.
- A sports legend is retiring. Vin Scully has been calling games for the Dodgers since they played in Brooklyn. After 67 seasons the panel picks some of Scully`s play-by-play highlights.
WEB EXTRA |ESPN gathered 20 of Scully's friends and collegues to pay tribute to the long-time play-by-play caller's legacy.